Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf has called on President Ebrahim Raisi’s government to prioritize reviving the economy and neutralizing the sanctions.
Speaking in a commemoration ceremony for martyrs in Hamedan, Ghalibaf hailed the role that Holy Shrine Defenders played in foiling the ISIL conspiracy in Syria and Iraq.
“Had not we fought ISIL and the enemies in Syria and Iraq, today we would have to fight them in our own country,” he said, as quoted by Mehr news agency.
The Iranian speaker said that the enemies are waging a war against the Islamic Republic in form of oppressive and inhuman economic sanctions, stressing importance of neutralizing the sanctions.”
“We have to be strong, part of the work in the area of neutralizing the sanctions lies with the people, and the other part is the responsibility of the government authorities, namely the revolutionary government and the revolutionary parliament.”
“If we want to follow in the footsteps of the martyrs, we must put economic recovery and neutralization of the sanctions on the agenda.”
Ghalibaf added that one of the ways to revive the economy is to pay attention to the people-based economy.
The parliament speaker further warned against the psychological warfare waged by the enemies against the country.
Source: Iranian media